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Amaterasu

BLOCK B

THEME: Ladies Who Lens

THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019  |  7 - 9 PM
WINTHROP UNIVERSITY | DINA'S PLACE at the DiGIORGIO CAMPUS CENTER | map it

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Experimental | 2017 | 14 min. 3 sec.
Official Selection
Suggested Rating | PG
Country | United States
Language | English
Executive Producer | Heather Henson
Producers | Sam Hale, Christine Papalexis, IBEX Puppetry, Inc.
Co-Producer | Fon Davis
Director | Christine Papalexis
Co-Director | Trey Stokes
Writer | Christine Papalexis
Cast | Keiko Agena, Anil Margsahayam, Christine Papalexis 
[Buskoplis Festival of Cinematic Oddities  |  Sydney Short Film Festival (Award Winner)  |  Feel the Reel International Film Festival  |  Los Angeles Independent Film Festival  |  Best Shorts Competition  |  Comic-Con International: San Diego  |  The IndieFEST Film Awards  |  Celluloid Golem Film Festival  |  Blue Danube Film Festival  |  Kinofilm 16th Manchester International]
 
Amaterasu is based on an ancient Japanese tale about Amaterasu, the sun goddess, and her difficult relationship with her brother Susanowo. The sets and marionettes in this film are made of found objects.
Eligible for Specialty Award:
  • Woman to Watch
 
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